Trevor Whiffen Comments on NHL Ottawa Senators Negotiations for Downtown Arena

January 27, 2017
Toronto Lawyer Trevor Whiffen recently commented on the NHL Ottawa Senators new arena for the article “New Sens CEO brings ‘mega-deal’ experience as team negotiates downtown arena” for CBC Ottawa.

This week the Ottawa Senators announced that Tom Anselmi was appointed as the new president and CEO of the Senators. He will be taking over negotiations for the development deal with the National Capital Commission for LeBreton Flats.

Mr. Whiffen, who is also co-founder of the Prime Time Sports Management Conference, says sports teams are looking to develop arenas and entertainment districts as part of a complete product.

“When you’re overseeing the business, you’re really responsible for the entire fan experience,” Whiffen told the CBC. “And Tom has had great experience in that area with two major professional teams.”

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